7 days in New Jersey Itinerary

7 days in New Jersey Itinerary

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7 days in New Jersey Itinerary

Start: Fort Lauderdale
+2
Fly + bus + train:  5​h 15​min
1
Jersey City
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Princeton
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Ocean City
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Fort Lauderdale

2
nights
Jersey City

Jersey City ©
Jersey City is the second-most-populous city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): take in the pleasant sights at Hoboken Waterfront Walkway. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Wed): browse the different shops at The Outlet Collection - Jersey Gardens and then find something for the whole family at Six Flags Great Adventure.

To find ratings and more tourist information, you can read our Jersey City trip builder .

Fort Lauderdale to Jersey City is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight, bus, and train. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Fort Lauderdale in September; daily highs in Jersey City reach 80°F and lows reach 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Princeton.

Things to do in Jersey City

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

Asbury Park, The Outlet Collection - Jersey Gardens, Hoboken Waterfront Walkway, Bury The Hatchet Old Bridge - Axe Throwing, Six Flags Great Adventure
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Six Flags Great Adventure ©
Six Flags Great Adventure
Silverball Pinball Museum ©
Silverball Pinball Museum

1
night
Princeton

Princeton ©
Best known as the home of Princeton University, the town of Princeton centers around the Ivy League school and its stone, vine-covered buildings.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Princeton University Art Museum, deepen your understanding at Princeton University, and then stroll around Grounds For Sculpture.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Princeton trip planning website .

You can drive from Jersey City to Princeton in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Traveling from Jersey City in September, expect little chillier with lows of 58°F in Princeton. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Ocean City.

Things to do in Princeton

Parks Museums

Side Trip

Grounds For Sculpture
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Grounds For Sculpture ©
Grounds For Sculpture
Princeton University ©
Princeton University
Princeton University Art Museum ©
Princeton University Art Museum

3
nights
Ocean City

Ocean City ©
Ocean City is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from Ocean City: Wildwood (Wildwood Boardwalk, Wildwood Beach, & more) and Cape May (Cape May City Beaches & Cape May Lighthouse). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Atlantic City Boardwalk, try your luck at Borgata Casino, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cape May County Park & Zoo, and appreciate the history behind New Jersey Korean War Memorial.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Ocean City trip builder tool .

Getting from Princeton to Ocean City by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of tram and bus. September in Ocean City sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 59°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ocean City

Parks Outdoors Casinos

Side Trips

Atlantic City, Wildwood, Cape May, Cape May County Park & Zoo
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Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
Ocean City Beach ©
Ocean City Beach
Cape May County Park & Zoo ©
Cape May County Park & Zoo

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